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Ski Switzerland

Villars Ski Resort Guide

  • Weather Forecast for Villars at  m altitude issued: 7 am17 Aug 2017 (local time)
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Villars Ski Resort Guide


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Villars Ski Resort Guide

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Down from Chaux, Villars photo


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Slope Stats

  • 2120m

  • 913m

  • 1207m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:-
  • Snowmaking:7%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:2
  • X-Country:44 km
  • beginner51%
  • intermediate41%
  • advanced8%

Villars offers skiing between 1300m and 3000m, in the Lake Geneva region and is just 110km, by road, from Geneva. The slightly lower village of Gryon is an alternative base and between them they provide 16,000 beds for tourists. In addition to 120km of pistes at Villars there are 200km of walking trails to explore and several sledging trails too. Mountain guides and heli-skiing are available for the more adventurous. The ski area at Villars has 27 lifts and 44 kms of cross country tracks.


  • Nearest Airport:Geneva
  • Nearest Train Station:Aigle
  • Tourist Office Phone:+41244953232
  • Tourist Office Website:www.villars.ch
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Season opens:17 Dec 2016
  • Season closes:17 Apr 2017
  • Lifts:27 (4 chair lifts, 19 surface lifts)
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Villars opens Saturday 17 December and to celebrate the new chair lift at 'Petit Chamossaire', access to Bretaye will be free !!!

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Dates and times

Villars-Bretaye : From Dec. 17, 2011 until April 15, 2012

Barboleuse-Les Chaux : From Dec. 24, 2011 until April 9, 2012

Link Villars-Diablerets : From Dec. 24, 2011 until April 15, 2012

Glacier 3000 : From Nov. 5, 2011 until May 6, 2012

The skiarea is open from 9:00 to 16:45.
Cash desks open from 8:30.
Carefully note the exact closing times, which are posted at each lift-departure !

Information supplied 12 Dec 2011

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:17 Aug
  • Last Snowfall:
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:-
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (1664 m)view full snow forecast

5 W5
16 °CF-Level
rain showers
10 WNW10
19 °CF-Level
rain showers
10 SSE10
17 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Villars

DAVID H from Switzerland writes:

A great season in Villars, thanks to some excellent work from the piste team. All runs open right until last day of the season.

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